FSHDD-1 Plug in Firewire Port at DVinfo.net

Go Back   DV Info Net > The Tools of DV and HD Production > External Video Recording Solutions > Focus Enhancements FireStore

Focus Enhancements FireStore
Specifically for the FireStore DV Direct-To-Edit Disk Recording Solutions.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old September 3rd, 2006, 03:31 PM   #1
Tourist
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Valencia, CA
Posts: 2
FSHDD-1 Plug in Firewire Port

Firewire ground plug. Is this plug necessary for all FSHDD-1 drives. I just bought one from ebay and it has a plug in one of the firewire ports. There was a Tech support bulletin 120904 with it. It states that it was shipped with this plug for better grounding. It doesn't have a date on it and the other two drives that I have do not have this plug. I have been on Focus's site and could not find anything about this. Does anyone know if all FSHDD-1 drives should have this plug. I will try to call tech support on tuesday and ask them.
Thanks
Keith Kube is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 15th, 2006, 11:00 AM   #2
Focus Enhancements
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Campbell, CA.
Posts: 508
The FS-HDD1 drive should be used with the ground plug inserted. This was a later mod to units and helped to create a better ground when the drive is inserted into FS. If your currently drives are working OK, I it is not absolutely necessary to have the ground plug.

Hope that helps,

Matt
Matt McEwen is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

Adorama
(800) 223-2500
New York, NY

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY

Texas Media Systems
(512) 440-1400
Austin, TX

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

VideoGuys
(800) 323-2325
Mineola, NY

DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > The Tools of DV and HD Production > External Video Recording Solutions > Focus Enhancements FireStore

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



Google
 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:18 PM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2018 The Digital Video Information Network